Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Hospital, Public and Private
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Internal Number: SCCNM02-R
Join a well-established, busy, large physician and midwife women's health group located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. We are currently seeking a Full-Time Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) to join our team in Lakewood, WA.
Our Midwife team provides full scope midwifery care including antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum, GYN, annual exams, and family planning. This position is based out of our Lakewood clinic as part of VMFH Women’s Health with one other CNM and MD sharing clinic space. This practice is a satellite of our Tacoma group and shares hospital coverage with a larger practice of 18 midwives total that attend births at St. Joseph Medical Center and The Midwife Birth Center in Tacoma. Midwives manage patients for both hospital and birth center births, supportive in-house OB backup. Hospital culture is supportive of midwives and offers waterbirth, nitrous oxide, IV meds and epidurals. Low risk birth center available for pre-selected patients who desire natural birth and qualify for early discharge. Midwives practice full scope; managing labor, triage, inductions, attending births, assisting c/s, postpartum rounds, and normal newborn care.
Schedule: Variable, working 4 shifts in a 7 day work week, which could include 12-hour hospital shifts and 8 hour clinic days; frequency can vary depending on call needs in the group. Typically, hospital shifts include two 12-hour shifts per week, coverage is shared with the group and a combination of day and night shift.
We provide evidenced-based women's healthcare services to Lakewood and its surrounding communities. Ideal candidates would have prior experience in full scope midwifery, a passion for underserved communities and a desire to practice long term in Lakewood location.
As an employee of Virginia Mason Franciscan Health and Franciscan Medical Group, you would be entitled to a great benefits package that includes medical, vision, dental and malpractice insurance coverage as well as a robust retirement plan. Market competitive compensation model.
We are seeking candidates who are hardworking, compassionate, and dedicated to providing top-level patient care. We offer comprehensive pregnancy care with in-office ultrasound and Maternal Fetal Medicine support. St Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma is a Level III NICU, 12 miles north of St Clare Hospital.
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health is a leading health system in Washington state. Formed by the integration of two outstanding health systems — CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason — Virginia Mason Franciscan Health offers a wealth of convenient hospital, clinic and care locations in western Washington.
With more than 18,000 team members and staff and nearly 5,000 employed physicians and affiliated providers, Virginia Mason Franciscan Health provides expert, compassionate medical care at 10 hospitals and nearly 300 care sites throughout the Puget Sound region.
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health has nearly 1,500 hospital beds and also includes Bailey-Boushay House, the first skilled-nursing and outpatient chronic care management program in the United States designed specifically to meet the needs of people with HIV/AIDS; Benaroya Research Institute, which is internationally recognized for autoimmune disease research; and Virginia Mason Institute, which trains health care professionals and others around the world in the Virginia Mason Production System, an innovative management method for improving quality and safety.
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health includes hospitals throughou...t Washington, including:
St. Anne Hospital in Burien
St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor
St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood
St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw
St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way
St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma
St. Michael Medical Center in Silverdale
Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle
Rehabilitation Hospital in Tacoma
Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital, Tacoma in Tacoma
Other facilities and services:
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health offers a wide range of conveniently located clinics and specialty centers so you can get the care you need, when you need it, close to home.
-More than 300 care facilities across western Washington, including primary care clinics, specialty centers and same-day surgery sites
-Walk-in and urgent care locations for non-emergency medical care are open evenings, weekends and some holidays
-Virtual urgent care for minor medical issues, such as colds, flu and bladder infections, that can be addressed from the comfort of your home
-A regional network of primary care and specialty care clinics , doctors and other professional providers
-Center for Cardiovascular Health
-Center for Digestive Health
-Center for Neurosciences & Spine
-Occupational health and rehabilitation
-Specialized women’s care, including breast health, pelvic health, gynecology and pregnancy and childbirth
-Orthopedics and sports medicine care
-Hospice & Palliative Care
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of age, race, color, creed, national origin, ethnicity, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical, mental or other disability, citizenship, medical condition, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Virginia Mason Franciscan Health directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Virginia Mason Franciscan Health arranges to carry out its programs and activities.